STA Certificate in Swimming Teaching

Course Content

STA Certificate in Swimming Teaching contains 9 units including:

  • Safeguarding planning and delivering swimming lessons
  • Understanding a teacher's role
  • Health and safety
  • Science theory within swimming and teaching
  • Planning, delivering and assessing competitive swimming strokes

Entry Requirements

  • Be at least 16 years of age when booking
  • Hold membership of STA

Method of Assessment

Practical assessment (delivery of a 30 minute lesson) with the development of session plans and evaluations and scheme of work.

Future Prospects

Gain employment as a Lead Swimming Teacher.


Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Part-Time Day

  • Campus

    Gardyne Campus

  • Start Date

    01 Aug 2022

  • 9.00am - 5.00pm

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration


  • Subject Area

    Sport, Fitness & Uniformed Services

  • Course Fee


  • Fee stated is per academic year.  All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery.

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